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My First Marathon 2016.

It has been just over a week ago since I ran the Greater Manchester Marathon. I have felt an array of emotions in the last couple of days and have…

STEALTH: Real Fruit Energy Gels.

For most of my training, I had kept to organic ways of refuelling. For energy boosts during runs, I have sterred clear of energy gels and snacked on healthier foods when…

Getting The Right Running Trainers.

Two weeks ago I had reached a goal within my marathon training. 51 miles for the week. It is far from what I was running over a year ago and I was…

Reading Mile After Mile.

After being diagnosed with an infection at the beginning of the week, I have been a little bit of a mess. The doctors sat me down, told me that I was…

The Manchester Cancer Research UK Winter Run

 After finishing my last half marathon of the year, I decided I would give myself a little break and enjoy myself. After all, it is the Christmas season. All year…

A little care for my feet – Flexitol.

So I got these babies a few weeks ago in the midst of training for my race days. They came within perfect timing, and believe they were sent from the…

A Personal Challenge.

At the beginning of the year, I had made two new years resolutions for myself. One was to start up a lifestyle blog. Check. ✔️ The other was to complete…

Top 5 fears for runners in the winter.

Firstly I want to apologise about not posting. I’ve been pretty busy, sorting out a few things and generally letting time run away with me. However, this is not a…

10 habits of a busy-lifestyle runner 

Me? I love running. So much that I have signed up to five half marathons for the year, in prep for a full. (Eek!) Crazy. I know. We all are…

Looking at the newbie runner

Looking at the woman in front of me, I could feel her nerves. The type of nerves that rumble through to every part of your body. However, the nerves were…